He is a Member of the Royal College of Physicians, and in his clinical practice he has extensive experience in treating a wide range of general and rare musculoskeletal, autoimmune and rheumatic disorders.
He was awarded a Bachelor of Science by the University of St Andrews, and Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery by the University of Manchester.
In his NHS practice he is the Head of Rheumatology at London North West University Healthcare Trust, where he has specialist clinics in Autoimmune Inflammatory Muscle Disease (Myositis) and Psoriatic Arthritis. He undertakes clinical research into inflammatory muscle disorders and is an investigator in several ongoing National Institute of Health studies into Myositis and Lupus. He is the London North West Trust Rheumatology lead for the departmental postgraduate education programme.